BestStart Montessori Arrowtown Otago

Qualified teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 12:12 pm 25 November 2020
Closes 3pm 18 December 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAEuM

We are located in the heart of Arrowtown and offer Montessori-inspired childcare and education for children aged 3 months to 6 years old. We're proud to be part of our community. We believe in making families part of our centre, creating opportunities for children to learn, understand and respect nature and diversity within our community.
Due to an increase in occupancy we now have a permanent role available for 35 hours per week to join our gorgeous nursery room. We are happy to offer flexible hours and would love to have a chat with any interested teachers around what might suit you best. 
Our ideal candidate will have a current practising certificate and ECE qualification, along with the following:

  • Experience with infants and toddlers is a must
  • Leadership skills
  • Enjoys working collaboratively in a small team
  • Displays excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Friendly, reliable and trustworthy
  • Highly motivated and passionate about working in early childhood
  • Professional manner and great time management skills
  • Sound knowledge of Te Whāriki, the planning cycle, assessment and self-review.

The ideal candidate needs to have an ECE qualification and teacher registration, experience with the Montessori philosophy would be ideal but not essential.

As a BestStart employee your hard work and commitment to providing excellence in education and care will also be rewarded with a competitive wage which includes health insurance, paid staff meetings, a uniform, discounted childcare, support and guidance from industry professionals, as well as further opportunities to grow your career. In addition, you will have access to your sick leave from DAY ONE!

If you want to be part of a supportive team with a clear philosophy in a great space then please get in touch with Harriett.

How to apply

Please apply direct via the job advertisement on our careers page.

Harriett Lawrence, Recruitment Specialist
(027) 568 3543

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAEuM

Listed 12:12 pm 25 November 2020
Closes 3pm 18 December 2020

ECE centre details

BestStart Montessori Arrowtown

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 90115
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Physical address:
16 Wiltshire Street, Arrowtown

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241